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  #1  
May 10th, 2013, 06:55 AM
RinkMom's Avatar Super Hockey Mom
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Who lives close to their mother and MIL?

Both of mine live thousands of miles away so I am on my own for Mother's Day -- thankfully.
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May 10th, 2013, 06:59 AM
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Both. My mom is 5 minutes away and my MIL is 20 minutes away. We get along great though and I don't know what I would do if either of them were far away.
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May 10th, 2013, 07:11 AM
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We live about 6 hours from my mom. She's in Europe right now and won't be back by Sunday, so even if she lived close we wouldn't be celebrating it with her. My MIL lives across the country and while that's a total blessing right now, we're trying to move closer to Dh's brother who lives in the same city as her.
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May 10th, 2013, 08:17 AM
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Mil has passed. My mother is not close.
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May 10th, 2013, 09:06 AM
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my MIL is about a 26hour drive from me LOL
my mom lives about an hour and a half from me

so we will be hanging out at home this weekend
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May 10th, 2013, 10:18 AM
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My MIL passed years before I met my DH. So I only live close to my mom...she's about 5-6 hrs away.
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May 10th, 2013, 02:05 PM
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My mother is deceased and my MIL lives about 10 minutes from me.

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May 10th, 2013, 07:54 PM
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MIL lives very close. Less then a 10 minute walk. My mom is about 30 minutes away.
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May 11th, 2013, 01:19 PM
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My Mom lives 5 minutes away and she is coming over for dinner. DH is cooking, so that will be nice.

My MIL lives thousands of miles away and I have not seen her in YEARS! I cannot stand here! No one can, not even DH! She is pure evil.
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May 12th, 2013, 10:37 AM
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My mom is about 18 hours drive away and my MIL is about... oh 100 feet. Yeah they live next door.

Don't have much planned though, we gave her a plant and a card and visited this AM, now DH is back in the field trying to get the crop in.
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May 13th, 2013, 05:16 AM
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Both my mom and MIL are in the same town, about a 12 hour drive away.
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May 13th, 2013, 10:16 PM
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We moved closer to my mother *rips hair out* but we still almost never see her and I dont really talk to her either. We live about half hour from his parents and we also rarely ever see or talk to them.
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May 15th, 2013, 03:04 PM
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We live about 15 minutes from my MIL, which is helpful since my Dh and I only have one vehicle and sometimes I have important errands to run that cant wait. (paying speeding tickets and doctor's appts.) Soon we'll be moving within a block of her.

My mother lives about 5-6 hours away. We only see her abut 2-3 times a year. We've seen her twice since April and we'll be visiting her this summer.
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May 18th, 2013, 03:15 PM
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I live less then a mile from my MIL.. All I have to say is thank goodness I like my MIL!!!
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